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Lucjan Krause Warsaw Uprising postcards

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 6212
Overview A collection of 55 postcards sent from schoolchildren in Poland to Lucjan Krause, a member of the Polish underground resistance who fought in the Warsaw Uprising (1944). The postcards, mostly written by Polish schoolchildren in 2018, express gratitude for Krause's wartime sacrifice and heroism. The postcards in this collection were designed and delivered as part of a Polish campaign--"BohaterON"--to commemorate and honor the participants of the Warsaw Uprising and promote the history of Poland...
Dates: 2018

Robinson family papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 6130
Overview Letters, documents, and postcards addressed primarily to Louis, Abraham and Harold Robinson, U.S. residents who were attempting to aid Jewish relatives in Poland to flee persecution under the Germans in Europe. The collection includes documents describing and explaining the American immigration visa process for Jews attempting to leave Poland immediately preceding and during the German invasion; letters of introduction vouching for character; a passport; and some printed ephemera (business and...
Dates: 1936-1941